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marshal
used in Moby Dick

6 uses
  • This done, he marshalled the planks and his tools, and to work.
    Chapters 109-111 -- Ahab and Starbuck in the Cabin; Queequeg in his Coffin; The Pacific (56% in)
  • The rest of his toilet was soon achieved, and he proudly marched out of the room, wrapped up in his great pilot monkey jacket, and sporting his harpoon like a marshal's baton.
    Chapters 4-6 -- The Counter-Pane; Breakfast; The Street (50% in)
  • In that grand order of battle in which Captain Ahab would probably marshal his forces to descend on the whales, these three headsmen were as captains of companies.
    Chapters 25-27 -- Postscript; Knights and Squires; Knights and Squires (72% in)
  • To those who have not chanced specially to study the subject, it may possibly seem strange, that fishes not commonly exceeding four or five feet should be marshalled among WHALES—a word, which, in the popular sense, always conveys an idea of hugeness.
    Chapters 31-33 -- Queen Mab; Cetology; The Specksnyder (74% in)
  • Whether marching amid his aides and marshals in the van of countless cohorts that endlessly streamed it over the plains, like an Ohio; or whether with his circumambient subjects browsing all around at the horizon, the White Steed gallopingly reviewed them with warm nostrils reddening through his cool milkiness; in whatever aspect he presented himself, always to the bravest Indians he was the object of trembling reverence and awe.
    Chapters 40-42 -- Midnight, Forecastle; Moby Dick; The Whiteness of the Whale (77% in)
  • Why to the man of untutored ideality, who happens to be but loosely acquainted with the peculiar character of the day, does the bare mention of Whitsuntide marshal in the fancy such long, dreary, speechless processions of slow-pacing pilgrims, down-cast and hooded with new-fallen snow?
    Chapters 40-42 -- Midnight, Forecastle; Moby Dick; The Whiteness of the Whale (84% in)

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